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The Voice of the Pack

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Author: Edison Marshall
Published: 1922
Language: English
Wordcount: 63,424 / 172 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 77.4
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 1,828
Added to site: 2010.05.09 27667

As a story that mingles Adventure, Nature Study and Romance, this is undeniably of the front rank. It is clean, fine, raw, boldly primitive; and has a wonderfully haunting quality in the repeated wolf-note.

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arm glow of the blood, eager and alive in his veins. There was, indeed, another color, visible only because of the stark whiteness of his skin. He was newly shaven, and his lips and chin looked somewhat blue from the heavy growth of hair under the skin. Perhaps an observer would have noticed lean hands, with big-knuckled fingers, a rather firm mouth, and closely cropped dark hair. He was twenty-nine years of age, but he looked somewhat older. He knew now that he was never going to be any older. A doctor as sure of himself as the one he had just consulted couldn't possibly be mistaken.

It was rather refreshing to get into the park. Dan could think ever so much more clearly. He never could think in a crowd. Someway, the hurrying people always seemed to bewilder him. Here the leaves were flicking and rustling over his head, and the shadows made a curious patchwork on the green lawns. He became quite calm and reflective. And then he sat down on a park bench, just beneath the spreading limb of a great tree.

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Average Rating of 4 from 1 reviews: ****

Very good book. Nice story very well written.



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